A joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Thales Alenia Space is a global space manufacturer operating in ten countries, with 17 facilities in Europe and an industrial plant in the United States. As illustrated by its “Space For Life” vision, Thales Alenia Space believes in space as humankind’s new horizon to build a more sustainable Life on Earth. The company, employing 7700 employees worldwide, delivers solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation including environment monitoring, sciences, exploration and orbital infrastructures.
Thales Alenia Space owns a brand new Digital Competence Centre in Belval (Esch-sur Alzette), Luxembourg, dedicated to all space activities. Leveraging on the legacy inspired by Thales Digital Factory, Thales Alenia Space in Luxembourg develops state-of-the-art digital space solutions, using big data, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity technologies to address complex end-to-end systems’ challenges, while fostering UI/UX excellence. Its expertise covers innovative design and implementation approaches with customers, experimentation of technologies and concepts, minimum viable products development, design and development of key digital building-blocks dedicated to space systems, roll-out and operations of new solutions.